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GP Negligence Claims
GP Negligence Claims are rare, but negligence by a General Practitioner can be just as costly as any other form of Medical Negligence.
Many people feel that they aren’t able to pursue a GP Negligence Claims either through loyalty or because of difficulties in registering with a new GP, who you may feel doesn’t know your history.
However, a victim of GP Negligence is just as likely to require the care and assistance or financial recompense as a victim of hospital negligence.
Some of the most common reasons for GP Negligence Claims include:
- Failure to investigate symptoms;
- Failure to refer to a specialist;
- Failure to attend on a home visit;
- Poor record keeping;
- Inappropriate prescribing of drugs or failure to review medication;
- Failure to act on test results.
Our Medical Negligence Lawyers have a vast amount of experience of dealing with and settling GP negligence claims. However your claim has arisen, they will provide you with expert advice in relation to the liability of you GP and your prospects of success of bringing a medical negligence compensation claim.
Our Panel Members can advise on any area of Medical Negligence.